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OFFENCES AGAINST THE ADMINISTRATION OF LAW AND JUSTICE - Corruption and disobedience - Fraud on the government

Friday, March 23, 2018 @ 1:28 PM  

Appeal from a judgment of the Ontario Court of Appeal setting aside the acquittal of Carson, who was charged with influence peddling. Carson agreed to use his government contacts to help H2O Professionals Inc. (H2O) sell water treatment systems to First Nations. In exchange, H2O promised to pay a commission to his then girlfriend on all sales of these systems to First Nations. After this agreement was made, Carson spoke to government officials at Indian and Northern Affairs Canada in order to promote the purchase of...